This course is aimed at those who want to forge a career in the planning and management of a range of events such as conferences, fundraising, exhibitions, concerts, sports events, festivals, weddings, corporate events, charity events, and fashion shows.
We take advantage of our London location, giving you the opportunity to attend high-profile events and a variety of venues to gain exposure to the industry in action. As well as live event projects, you'll learn through practical teaching such as case studies and team projects, to understand the fundamentals of event management.
Why choose this course?
Our events teaching campus is in Ealing, West London, with easy and quick access to central London where major events regularly take place. With our excellent location, there are opportunities to gain experience through placements and jobs at high profile events and a variety of venues. Attending our course helps put you right at the heart of the London and the international events management industry.
A period of planned work experience is an essential component of this course if the students have chosen the placement route. This will normally take place at the end of Level 5.
This is a work relevant course that combines academic study with practical skills, helping students to put theory into practice in a work related environment.
Career and study progression
With a core understanding of the intricacies of event management and hospitality, combined with work experience and exposure to an array of events across London, you will gain transferable skills for a range of careers in international or UK events management.
On successful completion you will be able to progress on to our BA (Hons) Event Management with Hospitality top-up degree.
For more details, please see the Career and study progression section.
Other options available for FdA Event Management with Hospitality with Placement
- Full time - September 2017, Ealing site
Fees for home and EU studentsMain fee£6,167
Fees for overseas studentsMain fee£7,667Find out if you are a home or overseas student.
Help with funding is available to a range of students, whether you are studying full or part-time, in your home country or overseas.
You may be eligible for a student loan to cover the cost of tuition fees or a maintenance loan to support you during your studies. Additional funding is available to some types of students, such as those with dependants, disabled students and more. Find out more about applying for student loans and other funding options.
We also offer a range of scholarships and bursaries to help you. Current scholarships include:
- Full Time Undergraduate Bursary: a £3,000 award for new undergraduate students.
- Path to Success Scholarship: a £4,000 award for students on a four-year degree course with a foundation year.
Other scholarships are also available, including awards for specific subjects. Find out more and check your eligibility for the scholarships and bursaries listed above.
Please note fees are paid for each year of study unless otherwise stated. You will be required to re-enrol and pay fees at the beginning of each academic year. Fees may be subject to government regulations on fee increases. Future inflationary increases will be applied to each subsequent year of the course, subject to government regulations on fee increases.